Warrensburg has a total population of 16,340 and a student population of 11,230. Of these students, 11,191 are enrolled in schools that offer communications programs.
University of Central Missouri is the largest communications school in Warrensburg, based on student population. In 2010, University of Central Missouri graduated approximately 67 students from its communications program.
In 2010, 81 students graduated with a communications degree in Warrensburg. If you decide to attend one of Warrensburg's communications schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,255 per year in instate tuition and $22,840 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a communications program in Warrensburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Warrensburg-based communications schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a communications professional in Warrensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 communications professionals in Missouri were working in the greater Warrensburg area. The government projects that the number of communications professionals in Warrensburg will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for communications professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a communications professional in Warrensburg is $27,700 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for communications professionals.